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Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Date:Tuesday 20 August 1957
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-53 (DC-3)
Operator:Indamer
Registration: VT-ARH
MSN: 4851
First flight: 1942
Crew:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:within Assam (   India)
Phase: Maneuvering (MNV)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The DC-3 was being used to drop supplies in Assam. While making a steep turn the aircraft stalled and crashed in mountainous terrain.

Classification:
Loss of control

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